NFIB tabs support manager

The National Federation of Independent Business has named Sarah Waters member support manager for Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana and Tennessee.

Waters, who will be based in Nashville, will work closely the NFIB directors in the four states to help NFIB members engage in the legislative and political processes.

“We’re pleased that Sarah has joined our team,” Jim Brown, state director of NFIB/Tennessee, said in a release. “Sarah has a lot of experience and a lot of energy, and that's important when it comes to helping the voice of small business be heard.”

Prior to joining NFIB, Waters was political programs manager and legislative affairs administrative coordinator for the Credit Union National Association in Washington, D.C. Before that, she was the senior manager of advocacy for Psoriasis Cure Now and staff assistant to U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan of Florida's 13th District. Waters also was a regional field manager for North Carolina gubernatorial candidate Bill Graham.